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research. many moidores were angered when the vatican attacked american nuns. >> john fugelsang host of viewpoint's father was a franciscan monk before marrying a nun. >> the pope has been a part of your life i'm guessing since you were a small boy. you had to be surprised today. >> i was completely shocked. i was up very early doing an appearance on bill press's show here and his producer told me about it. i never would have seen this coming. he has been pope for a long time. many consider him to have been the pope the last several years of pope john paul's papacy. the poor man was so wracked with illness and kept on coming out in an ever more frail state. he hasn't canceled any engagements. we're hearing rumors that he decided no more transatlantaic travel after trips to south america. the word we're hearing is fatigue. we're going to hear conspiracy theories ranging from everything to the vatican bank to the horrible sexual scandals. pope gregory in the 1400s was forced out. it wasn't volunteer. it was like a much more pleasant version of what happened to an curry. the last time t
times we heard from the pope, his christmas blessing from at the vatican to the big pond there in saint peter's square. [speak >> this is where he came out and said merry christmas to everyone. we are all very nice christians and we welcome all of you except for gay people. you are all going to hell. >> bill: by the way, i am out of here. >> right. >> bill: the news broke just a few minutes ago, as we were getting ready to come on the air, the news broke from the bbc reported it first and vatican radio officially confirmed that the pope has decided, we don't nor for whatever reason, whether there are health reasons or he is damn sick and tired of the job. he has been pope since april, 2005. he is going to resign his position. the end of the month. and, you know, he succeeded john paul ii who has rushed to make a saint. wrongly so, i think. not that he doesn't deserve it. you need some time. also the pope has said this is not the first -- not the first pope to retire. popes can retire. we are used to popes dying in. right? and most of the
in a top secret ceremony at the vatican. we know it will be hosted by ryan seacrest. i would love to be considered. i have ample experience lying around in robes and being irrelevant. i'm sorry, that was in appropriate. i'm done talking now. >> someone is always in our war room. check us out on line at current.com/thewar, rules. link up and check out our exclusive web i canes. thanks for joining us. have a great night. welcome to the "the young turks." well, it looks like we're going to get a new pope. why is the old pope leaving? a little bit of controversy. we'll have both sides for you on whether he's leaving for the right reasons for the i don't think reasons. and then do you remember the guy who shot osama bin laden. >> bin-laden was confronted by the navy seals in his bedroom. his youngest wife by his side. >> the guy who shot him is not getting any health benefits from the u.s. military. outrageous. then we'll go inside the fiscal cliff to tell what you happened. >> he said i'm giving you $100 billion in tax revenue what do i get for it? the president said nothing. >> all r
catch him off-guard. >> the pope retires today. he will get to keep his title sort of. the vatican releasing details. he will be referred to as pope am aritous and will live in a monastery, still white but it will be a more humble robe than he has now. he will have to give up the red prada custom shoes. >> bill: only the pope gets to wear the red shoes. the pope and dorothy. [ laughter ] >> a lot in common, i guess. >> actress anne hathaway apologized yesterday for the dress that she wore to the oscars last weekend but not for what everyone thought that she would apologize for. that her breasts were quite visible and became the talk of the night. rather in a statement to "people" magazine, she said while she was expecting to wear a valentino designed dress she switched at the last minute to a prada-designed dress. she was sorry to valentino who is a close friend of hers and anyone else bothered by her -- >> bill: she may as well not have had a dress on. >> she wore a prada dress. >> and the pope wears prada shoes. "the devil wears prada." >> bill: the devil wears thrift store. we f
. since it has been about 600 years since a pope has resigned the vatican having to answer some questions about what comes next. the vatican saying today that pope benedict the 16th will become an amaretus pope and will still wear his white robe. some cardinals are concerned about the confusion which may emerge having both a new pope and a retired pope living within the vatican walls and sharing a secretary. but the spokesman says these decisions are all being very well thought out. the pope will hold his final public audience tomorrow. some comical words by nancy pelosi today, addressing house speakers john boehner's assertion. she says that the republicans aren't just kicking the can down the road it's more like they are nudging the potato across the table with their noses. we're back with more show after the break. stay with us. ♪ gets that i actually mean it. michael shure: this show is about being up to date so a lot of my work happens by doing the things that i am given to doing anyway. joy behar: you can say anything here. jerry springer: i spent a cou
is have reported on allegations of vatican corruption and blackmail of clergy members by male prostitutes. (vo) it's a vanguard world premiere event. >> go ahead! (vo) current's award winning original series is back, with a world premiere episode. it's a pretty, little town, with an ugly reputation. >> you just google harrison, what will come up is the klan. i'm all for that. >> the kkk doesn't speak for us at all. it speaks against god. (vo) which side will win the soul of harrison? >> we're never gonna move. >> cenk: we are back on "the young turks." now pope benedict is bidding ado ataadieu. >> one last speech. one last ride in the popemobile. they arrive by the thousands from all over and gave him a longstanding ovation. >> the decision after much prayers of good's will, the deep love of christ's church. >> reporter: he said the church has joy and light but acknowledged there was difficult times. >> cenk: yeah, difficult times to say the least. cnn has the report from the italian newspapers that may get closer to reality as to why the pope is stepping aside. >> digregorio is one of t
years ago when pope greerry xii stepped down in 1415. a making his announcement at the vatican this morning to a small gathering of cardinals the 85-year-old pope benedict cited his age and health as his main reason. after having repeatedly saying quote, after having repeatedly examined my conscience before god, i have come to the certainty that my strengths due to an advanced age are no longer suited to an adequate exercise of the petrine ministry ministry. here is sister campbell, returning guest of the show. good evening sister glad to have you. >> i'm delighted john. >> john: there were speculations that he would resign if i was up able to perform his duties. but when you saw him go out there as his health got worse and never letting up, was it a complete surprise that the he abdicated this way? >> it's a surprise to me. when pope john pal pope john paul iiwas was ailing they said it was possible for a pope to resign, but i didn't expect it. i think the timing was a surprise if nothing else. >> john: indeed, we heard of his schedule of travel and meetings has not been alte
of george hair on it. we'll have f-bomb about george, the van vatican and today the top catholic in britain, a pie joss scott pretty much excommunicated himself for hitting on someone whose name was not mary. this is "viewpoint." [ ♪ theme music ♪ ] >> john: good evening, i'm john fugelsang. thank you so much for joining us. it's the biggest game of chicken since the hast time congress and the president dueled eye-to-eye over mountain. and in just four days the federal government could pull some $85 billion in spending out of 2013 budget forcing lay-offs and programs cuts and perhaps pushing the country back into recession. the president and his cabinet want you to know that no one will be spared when budget sequestration comes knocking. today mr. obama told the nation's governors at the white house gathering what he has been telling the rest of us for week. >> thousand was teachers and educators will be laid off. tens of thousands of parents will have to deal with finding child care for their children. hundreds of thousands of americans will lose access to primary care and preventive c
xvi changed the rules for the conclave. vatican insiders say it's not a moment too soon. they are are claims that benedict stepped because down of the gay priests and blackmail in a dossier. cardinal o'brien today resigned and cardinal mahoney is accused of concealing the crimes of pedophile priests but he will help choose the next pope but abuse victims call that an outarrangement cardinal o'brien said himself that they should look outside of the box and he thinks he's that maybe the pope should be selected from cardinals from africa and latino america where the church is showing growth. it's odd that those progressive words will not be part of this conclave, but other words that o'brien has used over and over by anti-homosexual anti-gay marriage, it's the rhetoric that the church is finding difficult to countenance as they try to become a worldwide body. we would like to talk about this with someone who has had experience with the catholic church barbara blaine. founder and president of the survivors network for those abused by priests. it's called "snap." the largest
l.a. >> yes, they had all the documentation. the vatican, they had all the documentation of every single priest that pedophile priest, alleged or otherwise, they have proof and they have documentation. they could disclose that and give that to the media and they're not. >> dan brown might get his hands on if. the author of the da vinci code will get it. to speak to power and take down powerful, corrupt constitutions. there is a new documentary on hbo called mea culpa talking about one priest and the catholic church. it's fantastic. it's on hbo now. i just interviewed him. it's the idea that that's what the media is supposed to be doing. we're supposed to look at them and call them out whether it's the catholic church, the government. >> john: i think jesus would be doing the same thing if he was around. >> he would be a muck raker. absolutely. >> john: they didn't execute him for not rocking the boat. i tell you something i come from an abnormally catholic background. short of getting rid of the stupid celibacy law what can the catholics do to improve their image. >> get a deejay.
gregory 12 in 1415. pope benedict xvi has served less than eight years but is 85 years old. vatican spokesman says the announcement was a surprise. the pope will continue to carry out his duties until february 28th and then the cardinals will select a replacement but that won't be immediate. the spokesman's best guess is we'll have a new pope by easter which this year, falls on march 31st. >>> president obama is awarding the medal of honor today to army sergeant clinton roam shea for his courageous actions during a combat operation in afghanistan in october of 2009. romechet is the fourth living person to receive the medal. the president will travel to asheville, north carolina then he goes to atlanta, georgia and then chicago. that's on wednesday thursday, and friday. the plan is to bring his state of the union message to the people. he's going to talk about his ideas to strengthen the economy for the middle class. vice president biden continues his conversation today about gun safety and possible new legislation in philadelphia. he is holding a roundtable with law enforcement offi
was saying. they were waiting for the translation. and there was one journalist who works at the vatican who does know latin. he got the scoop on his fellow journalists. >> who says latten is a dead language? >> bill: that guy was rewarded for knowing his latin. the president even put out a statement congratulating the pope and saying how much he enjoyed meeting him and working with him over the last four years. david letterman even brought it up last night with a little different reaction. stunned at the news. >> yeah, pope benedict is quitting. boy, you think about that. yep. that's a tall hat to fill. [ laughter ] >> bill: ba-da-bing. >> he had a press conference today. he said he wants to spend more time with his wife and kids. [ laughter ] >> bill: we're so used to that. spend more time with my family. they all say that. david letterman did point out that there was a -- a physical disability that he was dealing with too. >> he's got a chronic neck problem. chronic neck problem. it just really drains him. he's constantly fatigued. he has a chronic neck problem and apparently the chronic
. how is that working out for you at the vatican? we love the homage. >> yes we do. we appreciate the fact that they listen. stephanie: thank you. damien in johnstown pennsylvania writes steph i saw you at sexy liberal. with all due respect mama, you suck at racism. yeah, i did make out with kevin a little bit. sang louie louie to him. a very touching moment. he's rebutting news busters saying i'm race i have the because, you know the whole thing. >> yeah no we were talking about slow laura eating a rice ball and we talked about malkin and they assumed i was making a racial slur, which hadn't even occurred to me. >> which makes them racist for thinking it. stephanie: you're on the "stephanie miller show," hey james. caller: hello. i can't help but wonder what ted nugent is going to look like tonight. every photo he's wearing that silly hunter's hat camouflage jacket and waving his gun around. stephanie: yes well... caller: you know what i was going to say is i thought to really top it off they ought to have a clown car pull up in front of the capitol building and have donald trump
morning, everybody. vatican radio was reporting that the pope's twitter account will be shut down when he retires next week. pope benedict has only sent about 36 tweets. there is no word yet on whether whoever succeeds him will use the social networking site. house republicans are gearing up to put together their own version of the violence against women right. it allows tribal courts to prosecute nominatetive americans. according to chuck grassley that is why he voted no. he said he feared a nominatetive american wouldn't get a fair trial on an indian reservation but shockingly he is wrong. tribal courts are bound by the constitution the same way state courts are. and president obama is weighing in on the supreme court's arguments on part of the voting right's act next wednesday. the president said the high court should leave the provision in effect as it stands now. the president says without justice department oversight people would lose any avenues toal companying the problems. we're back after the break. stay with us. all across america people are using lysol in
-benedict. [♪ circus music ♪] >> stephanie: it is the farewell lunch for the pope is at the vatican olive garden -- [♪ circus music ♪] >> stephanie: hurry. hurry. it is going to get crowded. and the new pope will be the new pope, and this pope will take the title pope classic. >> i prefer pope zero. [♪ circus music ♪] >> he's too pooped to pope. [♪ circus music ♪] >> stephanie: that's that puffy cheesy thing going for ya? [♪ circus music ♪] >> you know we are going to get cards and letters from catholics. >> stephanie: jerry you are on the "stephanie miller show." >> caller: greetings from motown, and in the immortal words of the four tops, detroit is reaching out. will you be there? >> stephanie: we are here. we are here detroit. go ahead. >> caller: i wanted to bring up the issue of the fight over renewing the -- the voting rights act, and what justice scalia said calling it -- >> stephanie: he calls it a perpetuation of racial entitlement, the voting rights act. go ahead. >> caller: yeah, i heard that. and speaking as a black man, white people since the begin
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